Category Archives: stem cells

When #GeneEditing Goes Too Far #Gattica

TweetWe’re far from a world of designer babies but let’s be clear – there needs to be some ground rules established for this magical and potentially futile tweaking of genes. Relax. It’s not yet perfect. That being said, there are … Continue reading

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Who’d Be a #Healthier #President?

TweetPardon the redundancy but this story keeps getting juicier. It didn’t help that Hillary Clinton collapsed at a 9/11 ceremony Sunday. She was diagnosed with pneumonia on Friday and told to take 5-days off. Bad listener. The Donald may not be … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned from #Obamacare

TweetDepending on who you ask, Obamacare was a raging success or an abysmal failure.  It’s not just a hot political opinion, either. Yes, democrats can be singing the praise and justifying a stay in the White House in November. Or … Continue reading

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#ZapZika with GMO #Mosquitoes

TweetIt’s summer and we’re all looking for a safe-haven from Zika. Would you believe that the FDA has approved the release of genetically-modified mosquitoes to fight the virus? Yep. Birth defects like severe microcephaly are  the first evidence of Zika-related … Continue reading

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#NailBiting a Good #Habit?

TweetAs a kid, I used to bite my nails. I broke the habit with positive reinforcement. I would reward myself with a manicure when I hasn’t bitten my nails. Besides the unsavory side effect of funny-shaped nails from biting them … Continue reading

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#DonateLife – There’s an #App for That! @AppleSupport

TweetNot too long ago, President Obama vowed to help mitigate the organ donor shortage in the United States. Apple, being the simplistic problem solvers, have hatched a life-saving idea. The health app in iOS10 has a feature that enables people … Continue reading

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@Pfizer Unknowingly Aids #LethalInjections? #Psh #PFE

TweetA death sentence by lethal injection is done in a 3-step process: anesthesia, a paralytic, and finally cardiac arrest. Needless to say, US drug makers have stopped making the drugs to facilitate euthanasia. When that happened, the powers that be … Continue reading

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@salkinstitute Where #Skin Regulates #bG

TweetDid you know that your “gamma” could make insulin? The problem with insulin-producing cells is that we can only get them harvested from a cadaver or harvested from  a human embryo. Both of those options are either in short-supply or … Continue reading

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#Immunosuppressed? #Cancer Prevention Tips

Tweet For my fellow transplant recipients, cheers to living a good life. Albeit immunosuppressed, it’s important for us to remember we’re at an increased risk of infections and cancers. Instead of being a ‘Debbie Downer’, I want to share this … Continue reading

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You’ll Never Know If You’re Eating #GMO, Thanks @HouseFloor

TweetGMOs or genetically modified organisms were deemed so safe that labeling isn’t necessary in foods, according to a recently passed law. Labeling foods that contain GMOs would require a vast overhaul of the foods we already consume on a regular … Continue reading

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